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Young anglers age 15 and under can experience the fun of catching fish on June 10 at Bennett Spring Kids' Fishing Day.

Bennett Spring Kids’ Fishing Day Set For June 10th

LEBANON, Mo. – Rain forced a change of schedule for this year’s Bennett Springs Kids’ Fishing Day, but it hasn’t dampened the fun young anglers will have at this popular annual event. Bennett Spring’s Kids’ Fishing Day, which is usually held in May, will be 6:30 a.m.-8:30 p.m. June 10…


Archery in Louisiana Schools Program Equipment Grants Provided More Than $100,000 to 60 Schools

Archery in Louisiana Schools Program Equipment Grants Provided More Than $100,000 to 60 Schools

The Archery in Louisiana Schools Program (ALAS), administered by the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries (LDWF), provided more than $100,000 in equipment grants to 60 Louisiana schools in the last three years. The grant program was set up to assist 20 new schools each year in getting involved in…


Bio Blitz at the Missouri Department of Conservation’s (MDC) Cape Girardeau Conservation Nature Center will be held Saturday, May 6, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Pretend To Be A Biologist at Cape Nature Center’s Bio Blitz May 6

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. – Bio Blitz at the Missouri Department of Conservation’s (MDC) Cape Girardeau Conservation Nature Center is the perfect opportunity to get a glimpse of what conservation biologists do. The free event will be held Saturday, May 6, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., and participants will explore…


Free Kids’ Fishing Clinic in Fernandina Beach promises day of learning, fun

Free Kids’ Fishing Clinic in Fernandina Beach promises day of learning, fun

Teaching children a lifelong hobby, instilling appreciation for our marine environment and providing fun, family outings are the objectives for the Kids’ Fishing Clinic in Fernandina Beach on May 13. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) will offer a free Kids’ Fishing Clinic for children between the ages…


NASP Alabama State Championship to be Held in Montgomery on April 7

NASP Alabama State Championship to be Held in Montgomery on April 7

The largest youth archery competition in Alabama, the National Archery in the Schools Program (NASP) Alabama State Championship, will be held Friday, April 7, 2017, at the Multiplex at Cramton Bowl located at 220 Hall St., Montgomery, Ala., 36104.  Archers will begin shooting at 9 a.m. The awards ceremony is…


Forestry and Wildlife Conservation Camp

Teens Invited to Attend Ohio Forestry and Wildlife Conservation Camp

COLUMBUS, OH – Students who are interested in learning more about the outdoors in a hands-on environment while spending a week outside are invited to attend the Ohio Forestry and Wildlife Conservation Camp. The camp will be held June 11-16, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR). The…


Winners in the Senior Division at the 22nd annual State Championship Youth Coon Hunt pose with their trophies at the SCDNR's Webb Wildlife Center, Saturday, March 4, 2017.

Sportsmanship, Heritage and Hunting Traditions Emphasized at Youth Coon Hunting Championship

Youth hunters from across South Carolina and neighboring states gathered with family and friends at the S.C. Department of Natural Resources’ Webb Wildlife Center on Saturday, March 4, 2017, to compete in the 22nd annual State Youth Coon Hunting Championship sponsored by the S.C. Coon Hunters Association and the SCDNR….


2016 NASP World Championship

12th Annual s.c. NASP State Tournament To Be Hosted in Sumter

The S outh Carolina Department of Natural Resources (SCDNR) is hosting the 12th Annual S.C. National Archery in the Schools Program (S.C. NASP) State Bullseye Tournament March 28, 2017, through March 30, 2017, at the Sumter Civic Center. The elementary school division will compete on March 28, middle school will…


Youth Waterfowl Days Coming Up

California Youth Waterfowl Days Coming Up February 4-5

Youth hunters have a special opportunity coming up the weekend of Feb. 4-5. Youth Waterfowl Days will provide young licensed hunters an extra weekend to hunt after the regular season ends. Each year, the California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) opens many of their wildlife areas for these special…


Archery in the Schools

Arkansas Archery in the Schools Regional Tournaments Feb. 11

LITTLE ROCK – The Arkansas National Archery in the Schools Program’s 2017 regional tournaments will be held at a dozen schools throughout the state on Feb. 11. ANASP was established by the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission in 2008 and has grown tremendously in those nine years. “We have about…